What Is Satanism?

Welcome to What is Satanism?

Satanism begins with Anton Szandor LaVey and the original Church of Satan. There is no better place to begin your inquiry. The Origin of Satanism contains a brief summary.

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Happy Birthday To Me!

As has become my tradition, on the anniversaries of my birth I post something from my archive of creative works for those who are interested in my music, fiction, and art. This year, on my 61st birthday, I offer my Sonata Infernale et Romantique—a single movement work for piano recorded by the brilliant Dr. Mark […]
via Church of Satan, 2019-05-24

Magus Peter H. Gilmore: Zann’s Reprise

Underworld Amusements is proud to announce a limited booklet edition of Magus Gilmore’s short story “Zann’s Reprise“, released in honor of his birthday on May 24th, 2019. 66 copies have been signed and numbered by Peter H. Gilmore, High Priest of the Church of Satan. Featuring cover art by Andy Howl and typeset/designed by Kevin […]
via Church of Satan, 2019-05-24

From The Dungeon Podcast Episode 41 : Darren Deicide (The Wedding Funeral)

Today we got to speak to one half of The Wedding Funeral (Darren Deicide) about his up coming tour around the United States called (Anguish Across America Tour). We also get in to Darren’s brush with the law and much more on todays show. Hosted by : Dee Rotten , Patrick Jamal Skvm
via Church of Satan, 2019-05-23

Vox Satanae: Episode 436 – Week of May 20, 2019

Vox Satanae – Episode 436 – 172 Minutes – Week of May 20, 2019 This week we hear works by Oswald von Wolkenstein, Jacques Arcadelt, John Bull, Giovanni Viviani, Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Gaetano Donizetti, Walter Courvoisier, and Arvo Pärt. Stream Vox Satanae Episode #436 Download Vox Satanae Episode #436
via Church of Satan, 2019-05-20

Religion Has No Place in Politics: Abortion Rights in the USA

In recent days, we’ve seen an increase in communications asking—and in some cases demanding—that we involve the Church of Satan with the heated abortion issues now being fought over in a number of US States. These recently introduced legislations are clearly religious in nature, and our organization has repeatedly stated that religion has no place […]
via Church of Satan, 2019-05-17